Fort Wayne Community Schools press release:
The future starts now at the Northeast Indiana College Fair
For today’s student, continuing their education after high school isn’t just a luxury,
it’s a necessity. Whether a student plans to go to college, enter a skilled trades program or
enlist in the military, additional education will be a part of their future. For those planning on
going to college, the Northeast Indiana College Fair is the perfect place to start.
Nearly 100 colleges and universities from in and around Indiana – both public and private – will
have information available on programs and services offered. Representatives also will be available
to talk with students about what they are looking for and what the school can provide.
The fair is open to students from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13, in the Walb Student
Union at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. Many schools will offer transportation for
students to attend. From 6 to 7:30 p.m., the fair will be open for students and families who could
not make it earlier in the day or who want additional information. From 7:30 to 8 p.m., there will
be a financial aid information session for anyone interested in learning more about navigating the
financial aid system.
Admission to the event is free, and free parking is available on IPFW’s campus.
The fair is sponsored by: the Indiana Association for College Admission Counseling, Fort Wayne
Community Schools, East Allen County Schools, Concordia Lutheran High School and IPFW.